Construction

Our construction practice and the experience of our team members include:

  • Advising Majid Al Futtaim Properties on various legal issues under the construction contracts of its projects in Egypt.
  • Advising Majid Al Futtaim Properties on some aspects of the construction contract for Mall of Egypt, one of the biggest shopping and entertainment malls in Egypt.
  • Advising a major developer in relation to the implications of force majeure events with respect to a major construction contract in addition to mediation in a connected contractual dispute.
  • Advising EFG Hermes on FIDIC construction contract for their main offices building in Smart Village.
  • Preparing (with Pinsent Masons) detailed study for a major contractor on key construction risks in Egypt.

Real Estate

We Advised numerous international investors on ownership of real estate by foreign entities and conducted due diligence on numerous pieces of land in Egypt. Our work included:

  • Advising ASAS a property investment fund run by Abraaj Capital on the acquisition of a grade A major office building in New Cairo.
  • Advising a major Chinese investor on an acquisition of a hotel in Egypt including due diligence and drafting sale and purchase agreement.
  • Advising TUI Travel in the purchase of a hotel in South Sinai.
  • Advising and acting for Nestle in conducting the legal due diligence and negotiations for the purchase of a major new industrial site.
  • Advising EFG Hermes on its expansion plan including review of several leases and sale and purchase agreements, in addition to conducting several property searches.

Publications

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